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Javid Validashti

  • Senior Professional Lecturer
  • ​​​PhD​​​
  • Mathematical Sciences
  • ​​Commutative Algebra
  • 773-325-1350
  • ​Schmitt Academic Center, Room 539

Dr. Validashti earned his PhD in Mathematics from Purdue University in 2007. He then held postdoctoral positions at the University of Kansas and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and an Assistant Professor position at Cleveland State University before joining the faculty at DePaul University in 2018.

Dr. Validashti's research interests are in commutative algebra, algebraic geometry and combinatorics, with particular interest in multiplicity theory and its applications in algebraic, geometric and combinatorial structures.